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The Taybank

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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
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Tay Terrace, Dunkeld PH8 0AQ, Scotland
+44 1350 727340
11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Irvine, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Spent an hour by the river with lunch and glass of wine, pleasant staff, food ok, served on a wooden plater , it was as expected

Thank georgie r
Skelmersdale, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have been coming to Dunkeld 2/3 times a year for the last 10 years or so. The Taybank was always the place to go as it was always open, had a great atmosphere and very friendly staff. You could always forgive the shabby interior as it added to the character. Good progress has been made on the outside area... More 

Thank gordonm145
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely outside garden area but a pity about the lack of service or enthusuasm ibdoors shame as there could be so much potential there. No food being served at the moment either. What happened to the friendly place it was at one time.

2 Thank MazzMurthly
Bradford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been going to the Taybank every year when we come up on holiday. It is always our first destination, but not sure whats gong on, on Thursday music night although very busy, only one barman who was expected to do everything, owner or part owner came through but didn't help or even say anything to the bar man,... More 

2 Thank juliaj364
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A proper pub . Good beer. Live music. A really nice atmosphere. Views of the river. Good food menu too.

2 Thank Stephen N
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Attended at lunchtime today with a friend, thought it was closed as staff paid no attention outwith their discussion while we found our own table. Staff vacated and I stood at bar a minute before anyone appeared back. Had been to the Taybank a few times over the years and noticed the current menu was standard fare to be found... More 

3 Thank DaveGow
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always been a great pub for live music and to enjoy the musical culture of the area but moved up a notch with new owners. Haven't tried the food but drinks menu has expanded to include a much more varied selection of local beers, much improved wine list and selection of spirits, many local to the area and Scotland. If... More 

Thank ebarbs14
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81 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a great job the new owners are doing. It is great to see all the improvements they are doing , although there is still work to be done don't be put off by negative reviews. There is a large beer garden with lovely views . The day we visited there was live music all afternoon & a band playing... More 

2 Thank GlasgowAnnon
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34 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice family garden but across the road. Menu is not family friendly as its all a la cartel type food and really expensive.

3 Thank Y5448RAsarahc
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for Sunday lunch & ordered a roast beef and a mac&cheese. Having checked with the bar staff that the roast beef was served pink - not well done - we were rather surprised when the waiter brought out a Mac&cheese and a burger - a well done burger at that! Not much of an apology was made.... More 

2 Thank Buckleyseestheworld

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$4 - $33
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tay Terrace, Dunkeld PH8 0AQ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Perth and Kinross  >  Dunkeld
  • Phone Number: +44 1350 727340
Public house and venue situated on the banks of the river Tay, in Highland Perthshire.

The Taybank changed hands in Summer 2014 and is currently undergoing some much needed, and significant renovation work.
During the renovation, the bar has been open, the kitchen continues to get better and better under the supervision of our fantastic new head chef, and our music sessions play on...
Please check our facebook page for up and coming events...

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?